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Parchment: 2018 by The Numbers

Parchment Staff  •  Jul 30, 2018  •  Blog

We opened our doors back in 2003, and the past 15 years have been quite the ride. Over the years, we’ve worked hard to become the most widely adopted digital credential service. And we’re mighty grateful to our members for helping make that happen.

We don’t like to brag (well, maybe just a little), but numbers don’t lie. We’ve crunched those numbers and compiled some pretty impressive stats that show how far we (and you) have come. Check out our infographic. In the meantime, here are some highlights.

Millions of Credentials. Thousands of Schools.

  • Credentials: 10M records processed in the last month for a grand total of 36M
  • Schools: 25% of high schools and 20% of post-secondary institution
  • People: 8.7M learners use our platform to manage credentials

By Product

  • Parchment Send: 1K hours saved annually for post-secondaries
  • Parchment Receive: 5.5K in-network receivers
  • Parchment Award: 60 institutions with a 70% claim rate
  • Parchment Print: 500K documents processed annually

Wait! There’s More.

  • Employer receivers: 900
  • Social media: 36% diploma share rate
  • Senders: 4.3K K12 schools, 680 post-secondary schools
  • State initiatives: 11
  • Lords-a-leaping: 10

As you can see, over the years we’ve helped you turn a lot of credentials into a lot of opportunities. So, thanks for choosing Parchment. Here’s to the next 15!

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